What Even is Social Justice?

What Even is Social Justice?

arabswagger:

Stop calling ISIS the Islamic State.

You guys will go upon lengths and jump hoops to deny that the KKK are a Christian influenced group but won’t blink to say Muslim and terrorist in the same sentence.

The language you use matters. 

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Me in the workplace
Me in the workplace
Me in the workplace
Me in the workplace

Me in the workplace

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I meeting with the Deputy Executive Director of Programs at the Ali Forney Center tomorrow to discuss the organization's treatment of transgender clients.

tranqualizer:

transradical:

For those of you don’t know, not long after my father, who I was living with at the time, found out I was transitioning, I became homeless. I crashed on the couch of a friend for a couple weeks, then took an 11-hour train trip to New York City, where…

This is all remarkably inaccurate. I work for the organization and I’ve found there are more trans and queer identifying staff members than cis staff members. Also Sylvia’s Place lost their license after several charges of neglecting clients and facilities were made. I know that losing licensure is REALLY difficult to do in NYC. Like the walls basically have to be caving in to lose your accreditation and now no other agencies can refer clients there because of this, and vice versa. I am beyond proud to work for such a great organization.

When you see yet another ice bucket video

workingatanonprofit:

Because why didn’t we think of that?

redspiderlilyforyou:

No Justice No Peace✌️✌️

redspiderlilyforyou:

No Justice No Peace✌️✌️

femalevillain:

http://www.gofundme.com/justiceforMikeBrown
fluffymb:

The moment when the table turns.
fluffymb:

The moment when the table turns.
fluffymb:

The moment when the table turns.

fluffymb:

The moment when the table turns.

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Lesson Idea: Teaching About Tolerance in High School English Class

weareteachers:

History repeats itself, but sometimes it shouldn’t.

The Holocaust, the Salem Witch Trials and Women’s Suffrage immediately come to mind when I think of events that never should have happened. So much hatred and intolerance for those who were different resulted in incredible devastation,…